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By Nicole Pelletier, MS, CSCS - Professor of Contemporary Health & Natural Sciences and parent of two, young, school age...

This incredible image of a lone coyote was captured in Groton in Scott Eggiman’s backyard on Martins Pond Road using a DSLR camera trap. Similar to trail cameras, this passive system allows Scott to capture hi-resolution images, in a studio setting with off-camera flashes, and state-of-the-art sensors. The technology is the same that National Geographic uses to capture images of Snow Leopards in the mountains of Central Asia. Photo by Scott Eggiman. http://www.scotteggimann.com

*/ by George Moore, Groton Animal Control Officer      The Eastern coyote, the coyote found in Groton, is a hybrid cross...

Emma Wilson (#3) scored 23 points and handed out 2 assists to lead the Crusaders past Shepherd Hill. Photo by Robert Mingolelli

Girls Basketball GD 66, Shepherd Hill 33 Emma Wilson scored 23 points and had 2 assists to boost the No. 6 Crusaders (11-4)...
Scouts from Troop 3 hiked recently to American Mountain Club's Lonesome Lake Hut in the White Mountains for an overnight...
Actors Aaron Coleman and Katie Rains, both of Groton, rehearse lines along with their cast mates in preparation for "Cheaper...
"Loyalty and Ashes," oil/mixed media and copper leaf on birch panel; one of the works in Dreamscapes, paintings by Bethany...

This incredible image of a lone coyote was captured in Groton in Scott Eggiman’s backyard on Martins Pond Road using a DSLR camera trap. Similar to trail cameras, this passive system allows Scott to capture hi-resolution images, in a studio setting with off-camera flashes, and state-of-the-art sensors. The technology is the same that National Geographic uses to capture images of Snow Leopards in the mountains of Central Asia. Photo by Scott Eggiman. http://www.scotteggimann.com

Emma Wilson (#3) scored 23 points and handed out 2 assists to lead the Crusaders past Shepherd Hill. Photo by Robert Mingolelli

[Ed. Note: See story on rescue of a hiker in the NEWS section of this week's Groton Herald.]   To the Editor,  I want to thank Groton’s finest – the...
To The Editor,     I hope you can help me somehow. I’ve been living at Winthrop Place Apartments for almost 10 years. My concern is I’m a non-smoker...
To The Editor,    If I thought for a moment that the proposed wall along our border with Mexico would make a significant difference in our national...
By Nicole Pelletier, MS, CSCS - Professor of Contemporary Health & Natural Sciences and parent of two, young, school age children in GDRSD.     ...
by Connie Sartini      Following a decision by Groton Select Board at their February 4 meeting to prepare an article for the Spring Town Meeting...
by Connie Sartini     At their meeting on Monday night, Select Board Chairman Barry Pease read a strong and pointed rebuke from the Board regarding...
  “I will not sit here and be quiet while we raise people’s taxes for no reason,” stated School Committee Chair Marlena Gilbert during a discussion...

This incredible image of a lone coyote was captured in Groton in Scott Eggiman’s backyard on Martins Pond Road using a DSLR camera trap. Similar to trail cameras, this passive system allows Scott to capture hi-resolution images, in a studio setting with off-camera flashes, and state-of-the-art sensors. The technology is the same that National Geographic uses to capture images of Snow Leopards in the mountains of Central Asia. Photo by Scott Eggiman. http://www.scotteggimann.com

*/ by George Moore, Groton Animal Control Officer      The Eastern coyote, the coyote found in Groton, is a hybrid cross between Eastern Canadian...

News

Thursday, February 14, 2019 - 3:37pm
by Connie Sartini      Following a decision by Groton Select Board at their February 4 meeting to...
Thursday, February 14, 2019 - 3:32pm
by Connie Sartini     At their meeting on Monday night, Select Board Chairman Barry Pease read a...
Thursday, February 14, 2019 - 3:26pm
by Connie Sartini   Groton Police Department issued the following release:     “On Monday February...

Obituaries

Thursday, January 31, 2019 - 10:18am
Steven James Funch, 28, passed away unexpectedly on Wednesday afternoon, January 23, 2019,...
Thursday, January 31, 2019 - 10:16am
Gerald “Jerry” Joseph Leo Croteau Sr., 87, of Groton, MA, passed away peacefully in his home...
Thursday, January 24, 2019 - 10:23am
Joseph Monaco Jr, age 75, passed away peacefully with his family by his side, on Saturday, January...

Features

Thursday, February 14, 2019 - 3:29pm

This incredible image of a lone coyote was captured in Groton in Scott Eggiman’s backyard on Martins Pond Road using a DSLR camera trap. Similar to trail cameras, this passive system allows Scott to capture hi-resolution images, in a studio setting with off-camera flashes, and state-of-the-art sensors. The technology is the same that National Geographic uses to capture images of Snow Leopards in the mountains of Central Asia. Photo by Scott Eggiman. http://www.scotteggimann.com

*/ by George Moore, Groton Animal Control Officer      The Eastern coyote, the coyote found in...
Thursday, February 7, 2019 - 3:44pm
by Russell Harris    [Ed. Note: The Planning Board agenda for tonight (Thursday, February 7)...
Thursday, February 7, 2019 - 1:31pm

Some of the large numbers celebrating local art at the Groton Inn's opening reception on Sunday.

More than 200 guests were in attendance Sunday afternoon at the opening of the Artists' Reception...

Public Notices

Public Notices are also online here.
Thursday, February 14, 2019 - 12:53pm
Notice of Public Hearing    In accordance with Chapter 83 of the Massachusetts General Laws, and...
Thursday, February 14, 2019 - 12:51pm
LEGAL NOTICE GROTON HISTORIC DISTRICTS COMMISSION PUBLIC HEARING Adams Avenue Realty Trust  30...
Thursday, February 14, 2019 - 12:49pm
LEGAL NOTICE GROTON HISTORIC DISTRICTS COMMISSION PUBLIC HEARING Adams Avenue Realty Trust, 16...

Sports

Thursday, February 14, 2019 - 3:01pm
Thursday, February 14, 2019 - 2:57pm
Quarterfinal: # 4 Groton-Dunstable vs. Millbury # 5 Feb. 17 at 6:00p.m. Location: Kneller Athletic...
Thursday, February 14, 2019 - 2:49pm
By Robert Mingolelli   Friday, February 1 was the 50th anniversary of the undefeated 1969 Groton...

Special Announcements

Thursday, February 14, 2019 - 3:19pm
Town Clerk Mike Bouchard reports that with nomination season starting Feb.4, the following have...
Thursday, February 14, 2019 - 3:17pm
 The Select Board voted to grant a Common Victualler’s License to the Station House Restaurant,...
Thursday, February 14, 2019 - 3:15pm
• The Groton Select Board voted to move forward with the three Bond Anticipation Notes for $1,040,...

Happenings

Thursday, February 14, 2019 - 2:17pm
Looking for teachers, grades K thru five, who want to explore water and land science through hands-...
Thursday, February 14, 2019 - 2:14pm
Groton Dunstable Regional High School’s Chamber Choir is putting on their third annual Fun-Raiser...
Thursday, February 14, 2019 - 2:12pm
Friends of Nashoba are hosting the third annual Trivia Night on Friday, March 1, at Chelmsford Elks...

People

Thursday, February 14, 2019 - 12:27pm
Frank and Louise (Carkin) Scimemi of Groton celebrated their 70th Anniversary on February 9, 2019...
Thursday, February 14, 2019 - 12:21pm
Tom Sullivan spoke to an audience Sunday afternoon on attracting pollinators to gardens. The talk...
Thursday, February 14, 2019 - 12:19pm
Due to a scheduling change, the Groton Woman’s Club will have the following program at the February...

Schools

Thursday, February 14, 2019 - 3:30pm
  “I will not sit here and be quiet while we raise people’s taxes for no reason,” stated School...
Thursday, February 14, 2019 - 2:30pm
During the week of March 25, the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education’s Office of...
Thursday, February 14, 2019 - 2:28pm
Dorothy Ganser Van Hoogen/Andre B. Van Hoogen Scholarship Commissioners of Trust Funds are very...

Letters

Thursday, February 14, 2019 - 4:14pm
[Ed. Note: See story on rescue of a hiker in the NEWS section of this week's Groton Herald.]   To...
Thursday, February 14, 2019 - 4:10pm
To The Editor,     I hope you can help me somehow. I’ve been living at Winthrop Place Apartments...
Thursday, February 14, 2019 - 4:09pm
To The Editor,    If I thought for a moment that the proposed wall along our border with Mexico...

Out of Town

Thursday, February 14, 2019 - 12:01pm
Actors Aaron Coleman and Katie Rains, both of Groton, rehearse lines along with their cast mates in...
Thursday, February 14, 2019 - 12:00pm
Drawbridge Puppet Theater will be present Cinderella throughout February. This classic fairy tale...
Thursday, February 14, 2019 - 9:50am
Fire and Light presents the work of internationally renowned artist, Otto Piene (b. Germany, 1928-...

Public Library

Thursday, February 14, 2019 - 1:00pm
Kenneth Gloss, proprietor of the internationally known Brattle Book Shop in Boston’s Downtown...
Thursday, February 14, 2019 - 11:47am
"Loyalty and Ashes," oil/mixed media and copper leaf on birch panel; one of the works in...
Thursday, February 14, 2019 - 9:56am
ADULT EVENTS GROTON READS KICK-OFF EVENT! Thursday, Feb 28, at 6 pm: KEN GLOSS, Old & Rare...

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